Perfect for the beginning guitarist who wants to learn more about jazz, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the world of jazz guitar. Author Phil Capone explains jazz harmony in a clear and accessible style, from simple chord changes to the II-V-I progression, turnarounds and other classic jazz sequences.
Building steadily throughout the book, you'll learn authentic jazz voicings and accompaniment styles, as well as vital jazz theory. Packed with practical advice on improvisation, Exploring Jazz Guitar unlocks the secrets of jazz harmony, allowing you to construct authentic jazz solos. Complete with an accompanying CD containing demonstration solos and live jazz backing tracks.